Mr. Robert Chin Quee
Wolf D. Barth Co. Inc.
150-30 132nd Avenue
Jamaica, New York 11434
RE: The tariff classification of 4-4-Diamino-Diphenylamine-2-
Sulphonic Acid (CAS # 119-70-0) from Taiwan
Dear Mr. Quee:
In your letter dated February 22, 1993, you requested a tariff
classification ruling on behalf of your client Tomen America Inc.
The applicable HTS subheading for 4-4-Diamino-Diphenylamine-
2-Sulphonic Acid (CAS # 119-70-0) also known as 5-amino-2-(p-
aminoanilino) benzenesulfonic acid will be 2921.59.1000,
Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States (HTS), which
provides for the eo nomine provision 5-amino-2-(p-aminoanilino)
benzenesulfonic acid. The duty rate will be 5.8 percent ad
This ruling is being issued under the provisions of Section
177 of the Customs Regulations (19 C.F.R. 177).
A copy of this ruling letter should be attached to the entry
documents filed at the time this merchandise is imported. If the
documents have already been filed, this ruling should be brought
to the attention of the Customs officer handling the transaction.
Jean F. Maguire
New York Seaport